The Princess Of R&B [Aaliyah Lifetime Movie] Trailer Teaser
Aaliyah story will be told in the movie, The Princess Of R&B, on November 15, 2014 on the Lifetime channel. Budding actress, Alexandra Shipp, will play the role of Aaliyah Haughton, the R&B singer who died on August 25, 2001 in a plane crash with eight other passengers while departing the Bahamas.
Aaliyah was born in New York, but spent most of her childhood in Detroit. At the age of 10 she was debuted on the syndicated talent search television program, Star Search. She attended the Gesu Catholic School in Detroit, where she found a love for acting, after playing a part in the play “Annie“.
Tune in Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 at 8pm (EST) on your local LIfetime station.